Personalized Aging: Extending Lifespans and Healthspans
A look at how data and design thinking are changing the way our cities take shape. Numbers have always played an important role in architecture. The gopuram gatehouses of Hindu temples exhibit characteristics of fractals, meant to represent the infinite universes in Hindu cosmology.
Americans need to rethink what it means to live decades longer, and that means letting go of traditional life patterns and being more flexible, longevity experts at the Imagine Solutions Conference in North Naples said Monday. "Longevity is not just about aging; it is about living," said Jo Ann Jenkins, chief executive officer of AARP.
If you have a habit of drinking to drown your sorrows, be careful not to overindulge. A new and largest study of its kind has found that heavy alcohol use could increase one's risk for all types of dementia, and especially for the early-onset of dementia before 65 years of age.
Benedict thought back to a time he was a summer river guide, taking guests down Idaho's Salmon River with his wife. They'd stop where there were natural hot springs. "We actually sought that out to get comfortable," Benedict recalled. "I thought, 'well, if it did it for me then, it should do a lot for me now.'